Meet the Spirare Team
Spirare has a small yet talented team of experts that are always on hand to take care of you and your needs. Read below to find out a little more about us.
FCCA - Director
Jon is a chartered certified accountant with 25 years of experience in advising businesses and individuals from various industries. He qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant with the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and is now considered a Fellow of the ACCA as a result of his ten year post qualification. As a result of this experience, he has a variety of knowledge and suggestions he can share with clients to assist in the growth of their business and finances, and tax efficiency.
His industry specialties include agriculture, retail, building and contractors, manufacturers, consultancy, professional contractors, food and leisure, hotels and bed and breakfasts, social housing, and the motor and equipment trade.
If you are interested in any of the above, please contact Jon
07971 086 038
ACCA - Director
Louise is a chartered certified accountant with 21 years of experience in advising businesses and individuals from various industries. As a result of this experience, she has a variety of knowledge and suggestions she can share with clients to assist in the growth of their business and finances, and tax efficiency. Louise completed her AAT qualification (The Association of Accounting Technicians) whilst working in an accounting and payroll environment. Louise subsequently worked in a large south west based accountancy firm where she qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant with the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants).
Prior to working in practice, Louise worked for two years at Dorset County Council administering the payroll for LEA schools and Grant Maintained schools. Maintaining and updating her payroll knowledge, she provides services and advice for both payroll processing and submissions.
Her industry specialties include retail, consultancy, beauty, food and leisure, agriculture, and in particular building and contractors, the latter of which provide her with an in depth knowledge of CIS legislation and submission requirements.
If you are interested in any of the above, please contact Louise
07766 657 518
BA HONS ACA - Director
Holly is a chartered accountant with 8 years of experience in providing tax efficient advice to businesses and individuals from a plethora of industries. Since graduating from university with an honours degree in history and politics in 2009, Holly studied in Bristol for three years whilst working full time in a large south west based accountancy firm, and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2012 with the ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales).
Prior to working in practice, Holly worked in London for a year at a marketing agency, which assists her in providing advice to clients hoping to expand their business from a business marketing perspective. Furthermore, from her experience gained working at a local building firm during university, alongside her updated payroll knowledge, she provides services and advice for both payroll processing and submissions.
Her industry specialties include marketing, agriculture, retail, architectural services, equine, engineers, events services, beauty, food and leisure, medical and consultancy services.
If you are interested in any of the above, please contact Holly
07719 572 850
Debbie has more than 20 years of experience of payroll and accounts preparation for various business structures.
Her role comprises of the preparation and submission of payroll, advisory services in relation to payroll, and auto-enrolment advisory services. She is similarly extensively experienced with accounts preparation for sole traders, partnerships and limited companies.
Sarah is AAT qualified and is responsible for our bookkeeping section of the business.
Sarah has more than 20 years of experience bookkeeping for a variety of industries and business structures throughout the UK. She has a Sage Intermediate Diploma qualification, as well as being qualified with the Institute of Certified Bookkeepers.
Her role comprises of the preparation and submission of bookkeeping and VAT for a variety of industries and business structures.
Her industry specialties include retail, engineers, IT, equine, and the building trade.
Gemma is an AAT level 2 & 3 qualified accountant, and is training towards her AAT level 4 exams at present, with the intention to commence her chartered qualification next year.
Gemma’s role comprises of the preparation and submission of year end accounts, VAT and bookkeeping, and CIS.
Further to this, Gemma adopts a company secretarial and administrative role, including filing and submissions to Companies House and HMRC respectively.
BA HONS -
Ben is our most recent trainee accountant. Since graduating from university in September 2016 with a first class degree in accounting and finance, Ben has joined the firm as a trainee, with the intention to reflect his theoretical knowledge into practical experience.
Ben will begin his chartered qualification this year, and will study alongside gaining practical experience from the working environment.
At present, Ben’s role comprises of the preparation and submission of year end accounts and VAT and bookkeeping.